A Blighted Flower and Other Stories

By: Riika J. Virtamen

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A Blighted Flower and Other stories provide a fascinating glimpse of modern Tibetan literary art. These four stories focus on women's lives in contemporary Tibet.The translation of Dondrub Gyel's A Blighted Flower forms the main work in this collection. It is a novella of seven chapters and is considered to be one of the pioneering works in modern Tibetan storytelling. The other stories in this compilation are: A Shameless Bride by Dondrub Gyel and Tshering Dondrub, A Girl with Her Face Concealed by a Scarf by Tenpa Yargye and The Yellow Leaves of Summer by Tashi Palden.Until recently access to modern Tibetan novels and Short Stories for non-Tibetan readers has been rare and the present work is intended to fill this gap.Printed Pages: 154.

Title: A Blighted Flower and Other Stories

Author Name: Riika J. Virtamen

Categories: Fiction, India,

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Paljor Publications/Library of Tibetan Works & Archives: 2000

ISBN: 8186470271

ISBN 13: 9788186470275

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: 103665

Keywords: A Blighted Flower and Other Stories Riika J. Virtamen